Period
to 29 September 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 29 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Hewlett-Packard Company.

HP
England > London
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 251 324 259
Rank change year-on-year +73 -65 -56
Contract jobs citing HP 99 261 469
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.74% 0.69% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 1.72% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 161 324
Median daily rate £425 £425 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -9.69%
10th Percentile £188 £170 £150
90th Percentile £558 £538 £575
England median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.12% +6.45% -9.82%
England median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £15.70
% change year-on-year +21.21% +5.10% +4.67%

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,538 15,163 18,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 41.17% 40.12% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,554 10,208 12,287
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £300 £283 £269
90th Percentile £720 £675 £663
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 269 294
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +5.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.44 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.10 £56.15 £47.63
Median hourly rate £34.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +70.00% +14.29% -

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing HP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HP in London.

Daily rate trend for HP in London

HP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HP in London over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HP in London.

Hourly rate trend for HP in London

HP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing HP in London over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the London region over the 6 months to 29 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +104 16 £383 -12.07% 6
West London +45 3 £630 +14.55% 4
East London +48 2 - -
HP
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for HP.

1 58 (58.59%) Windows
2 41 (41.41%) VMware
3 39 (39.39%) Active Directory
4 36 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 33 (33.33%) Linux
6 32 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (31.31%) Cisco
8 26 (26.26%) Windows Server
9 25 (25.25%) Azure
9 25 (25.25%) Dell
10 24 (24.24%) NetApp
11 23 (23.23%) DNS
12 22 (22.22%) ITIL
12 22 (22.22%) Oracle
12 22 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
13 21 (21.21%) SAN
14 19 (19.19%) Citrix
14 19 (19.19%) SQL
14 19 (19.19%) Migration
14 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (19.19%) Office 365
15 18 (18.18%) Unix
16 17 (17.17%) DHCP
16 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
16 17 (17.17%) Finance
17 16 (16.16%) Firewall
17 16 (16.16%) Data Centre
17 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
18 15 (15.15%) DevOps
18 15 (15.15%) SharePoint

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 14 (14.14%) MS Exchange
3 11 (11.11%) IIS
4 9 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (9.09%) OpenStack
5 6 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.02%) Apache
6 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.02%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.01%) CMS
7 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.25%) Azure
2 19 (19.19%) Office 365
3 7 (7.07%) AWS
3 7 (7.07%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.05%) GCP
4 5 (5.05%) PaaS
5 3 (3.03%) SaaS
6 2 (2.02%) CloudBees
6 2 (2.02%) GitHub
6 2 (2.02%) Power Automate
6 2 (2.02%) Power Platform
6 2 (2.02%) Serverless
7 1 (1.01%) IaaS
7 1 (1.01%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.23%) DNS
2 21 (21.21%) SAN
3 17 (17.17%) DHCP
4 16 (16.16%) Firewall
5 10 (10.10%) SNMP
6 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.08%) VPN
7 7 (7.07%) iSCSI
8 6 (6.06%) VLAN
8 6 (6.06%) WAN
9 5 (5.05%) LAN
10 4 (4.04%) BGP
10 4 (4.04%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.04%) EIGRP
10 4 (4.04%) MPLS
10 4 (4.04%) Network Security
11 3 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (3.03%) IPv4
11 3 (3.03%) NetScaler
11 3 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) MySQL
2 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.02%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (2.02%) DB2
4 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.02%) Power BI
4 2 (2.02%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.01%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.01%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.01%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (14.14%) JIRA
2 13 (13.13%) Git (software)
3 12 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 9 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 6 (6.06%) JMeter
5 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.05%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.04%) LoadRunner
7 4 (4.04%) Postman
8 2 (2.02%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.02%) JUnit
8 2 (2.02%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.02%) Mocha
8 2 (2.02%) Selenium
8 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.02%) TestLink
9 1 (1.01%) GitLab
9 1 (1.01%) HP UFT
General
1 17 (17.17%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Front Office
4 2 (2.02%) Automotive
4 2 (2.02%) Legal
4 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.02%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.02%) Publishing
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) French Language
5 1 (1.01%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (16.16%) Analyst
2 11 (11.11%) Consultant
3 8 (8.08%) Architect
3 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (6.06%) Administrator
4 6 (6.06%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (4.04%) DevOps Specialist
6 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (4.04%) IT Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) QA Analyst
6 4 (4.04%) SailPoint Architect
6 4 (4.04%) Server Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (3.03%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (3.03%) Messaging Administrator
7 3 (3.03%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (3.03%) Support Officer
7 3 (3.03%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) REST
2 7 (7.07%) SOAP
2 7 (7.07%) XML
3 6 (6.06%) LDAP
4 5 (5.05%) SailPoint
4 5 (5.05%) Web Services
5 4 (4.04%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (4.04%) JSP
5 4 (4.04%) Servlets
6 3 (3.03%) HTML
6 3 (3.03%) Kafka
7 2 (2.02%) JDBC
7 2 (2.02%) Jest
7 2 (2.02%) RESTful
7 2 (2.02%) SPML
8 1 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.01%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.13%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (10.10%) Replication
4 8 (8.08%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.07%) Blackberry
6 6 (6.06%) Clustering
7 5 (5.05%) HP StoreVirtual
7 5 (5.05%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (3.03%) EMC VNX
9 3 (3.03%) NHS
10 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
10 2 (2.02%) Private Cloud
10 2 (2.02%) Virtual Team
11 1 (1.01%) BYOD
11 1 (1.01%) Fibre Optics
11 1 (1.01%) IBM Storwize
11 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (58.59%) Windows
2 33 (33.33%) Linux
3 26 (26.26%) Windows Server
4 18 (18.18%) Unix
5 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (14.14%) Windows 10
6 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2016
8 10 (10.10%) CentOS
9 9 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 9 (9.09%) Ubuntu
10 8 (8.08%) Windows 7
11 6 (6.06%) AIX
11 6 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (5.05%) HPUX
13 4 (4.04%) Android
14 3 (3.03%) Solaris
14 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2019
15 2 (2.02%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) ITIL
2 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.19%) Migration
3 15 (15.15%) DevOps
4 12 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (11.11%) High Availability
6 9 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
6 9 (9.09%) Infrastructure Automation
6 9 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 9 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (9.09%) Scrum
7 8 (8.08%) Patch Management
7 8 (8.08%) SIEM
8 7 (7.07%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.07%) Data Protection
8 7 (7.07%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.06%) Change Management
9 6 (6.06%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) SQL
2 9 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.08%) Perl
4 7 (7.07%) Python
4 7 (7.07%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.06%) Java
5 6 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.04%) C
7 3 (3.03%) BeanShell
8 2 (2.02%) Scala
8 2 (2.02%) VB
9 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.07%) ISEB
3 7 (7.07%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.03%) CCIE
6 3 (3.03%) CCNP
6 3 (3.03%) Degree
6 3 (3.03%) MCSA
6 3 (3.03%) MCSE
6 3 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.02%) NCDA
8 1 (1.01%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.01%) HP APS
8 1 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.01%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) QA
2 6 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.06%) SLA
3 5 (5.05%) Government Security Classifications
3 5 (5.05%) NCSC
4 4 (4.04%) GDPR
5 3 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (3.03%) NIST
6 2 (2.02%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.02%) GxP
6 2 (2.02%) HIPAA
6 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 39 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 32 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (12.12%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.10%) Docker
6 7 (7.07%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.05%) NFS
7 5 (5.05%) XenApp
8 3 (3.03%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (2.02%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (2.02%) vSphere
9 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.01%) iptables
10 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (14.14%) Ansible
1 14 (14.14%) SCOM
2 12 (12.12%) Kubernetes
3 11 (11.11%) HP ALM
3 11 (11.11%) Puppet
4 9 (9.09%) Nagios
4 9 (9.09%) Terraform
5 8 (8.08%) SCCM
6 6 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (6.06%) Tivoli
7 5 (5.05%) HP SIM
7 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (5.05%) Netcool
7 5 (5.05%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 5 (5.05%) Netcool/Webtop
8 4 (4.04%) Failover Clustering
8 4 (4.04%) Icinga
8 4 (4.04%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (4.04%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (41.41%) VMware
2 36 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 31 (31.31%) Cisco
4 25 (25.25%) Dell
5 24 (24.24%) NetApp
6 22 (22.22%) Oracle
7 19 (19.19%) Citrix
8 13 (13.13%) Red Hat
9 11 (11.11%) IBM
9 11 (11.11%) Splunk
10 10 (10.10%) 3PAR
11 9 (9.09%) SolarWinds
12 7 (7.07%) EMC
12 7 (7.07%) Palo Alto
13 6 (6.06%) Sybase
13 6 (6.06%) Symantec
14 5 (5.05%) Google
14 5 (5.05%) Veeam
15 4 (4.04%) SAP
15 4 (4.04%) Sun